The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 126 - 115
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Front Office 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% - 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.36% - 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate
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£300 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

General Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
841 787 793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.14% 34.26% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 500 376
Average daily rate £390 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 23
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £7.74 £6.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £27.40 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front Office across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Front Office
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Front Office across the Yorkshire region.

Front Office Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Front Office
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Front Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Front Office.

1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Front Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Front Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Deskside Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy